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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BAL
1
7
DET
@BOS
1
5
DET
@BOS
6
8
CHW
@CAL
4
1
KCR
@MIN
6
3
TOR
@NYY
0
2
MIL
@OAK
3
1
TEX
@SEA
3
8
SDP
@ATL
6
8
NYM
@CHC
8
10
LAD
@CIN
4
1
SFG
@HOU
1
6
STL
@PHI
4
11
MON
@PIT
2
1
Friday, September 9, 1977,
, Kingdome
Attendance: 8,245, Time of Game: 2:18
Rangers
3
75-63
 Lost 1 
4th, 9½ GB
at Mariners
8
56-87
 Won 1 
7th, 31 GB
W: Tom House (4-5)
L: Gaylord Perry (12-12)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Rangers         1  0  0   1  0  0   0  1  0    3  6  1
Mariners        0  2  1   5  0  0   0  0  X    8 10  1

Texas Rangers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Mike Hargrove 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .304 .415 .458 .873 -0.092 0.86 0.000 -0.092 -1.0 10 0
Sandy Alomar SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250 .338 .328 .666 -0.042 0.55 0.000 -0.042 -0.6 2 2
   Keith Smith PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .188 .257 .313 .570 -0.001 0.05 0.000 -0.001 -0.1
   Jim Mason SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .240 .250 .490 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Kurt Bevacqua RF-3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 .356 .377 .661 1.038 0.108 0.29 0.116 -0.008 0.7 0 1 HR
Toby Harrah 3B 3 1 1 1 0 0 4 .270 .388 .490 .879 0.017 0.36 0.029 -0.012 1.0 3 1 HR,HBP
   Dave May RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .307 .331 .638 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Willie Horton DH 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .290 .342 .435 .777 0.015 0.79 0.068 -0.053 0.4 2B
Jim Sundberg C 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .293 .364 .386 .750 -0.006 0.89 0.044 -0.050 -0.4 2 0
   John Ellis C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .226 .274 .340 .614 -0.002 0.06 0.000 -0.002 -0.1 1 0
Juan Beniquez CF 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .272 .339 .413 .752 0.028 1.15 0.178 -0.150 -0.2 4 0 3B,CS
Bump Wills 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .286 .360 .420 .780 -0.050 0.69 0.015 -0.065 -0.7 1 2
Claudell Washington LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .297 .326 .432 .759 -0.018 1.69 0.028 -0.046 -0.3 0 0 HBP
   Tom Grieve LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .203 .259 .315 .574 -0.006 0.11 0.000 -0.006 -0.3 0 0
Gaylord Perry P 0 0
   Nelson Briles P 0 0
   Bobby Cuellar P 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 6 3 1 3 36 .182 .250 .455 .705 -0.049 0.70 0.478 -0.527 -1.5 24 6
2B: W Horton (21, off T House).
3B: J Beniquez (6, off T House).
HR: K Bevacqua (3, off T House, 1st inn, 0 on, 2 outs to LF); T Harrah (23, off T House, 8th inn, 0 on, 1 out to LF).
HBP: T Harrah (10, by T House); C Washington (3, by T House).
TB: K Bevacqua 4; T Harrah 4; J Beniquez 3; W Horton 3; B Wills.
RBI: T Harrah (72); K Bevacqua (17); J Beniquez (47).
2-out RBI: K Bevacqua.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 1 for 7.
Fielding
DP: 3. S Alomar-M Hargrove 2; T Harrah.
E: S Alomar (3).
Baserunning
CS: J Beniquez (16, Home by T House/S Jutze).

Seattle Mariners

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Steve Braun DH 3 2 1 0 2 0 5 .224 .342 .308 .649 0.040 0.48 0.064 -0.024 1.1 2B,IW
Jose Baez 2B 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 .276 .328 .335 .663 0.127 0.86 0.146 -0.019 2.0 4 2 SH
Dan Meyer 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .268 .317 .431 .748 -0.080 0.58 0.000 -0.080 -2.3 12 1 GDP
Ruppert Jones CF 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .267 .329 .477 .806 0.098 0.48 0.099 -0.001 1.9 3 0
Leroy Stanton RF 4 1 2 2 0 1 4 .273 .331 .499 .830 0.161 0.57 0.178 -0.017 1.4 1 0 HR
Juan Bernhardt 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 .258 .276 .367 .643 0.008 0.45 0.033 -0.025 -0.2 1 7
Craig Reynolds SS 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 .242 .270 .297 .567 0.117 0.50 0.118 -0.001 1.5 0 3 2B
Skip Jutze C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .240 .284 .354 .638 -0.068 0.62 0.000 -0.068 -1.8 3 1 GDP
Puchy Delgado LF 4 1 1 1 0 2 4 .200 .200 .200 .400 0.048 0.63 0.079 -0.031 0.4 3 0
Tom House P 0 1
Team Totals 32 8 10 5 4 3 37 .312 .389 .469 .858 0.451 0.57 0.717 -0.266 4.0 27 15
2B: S Braun (17, off G Perry); C Reynolds (11, off G Perry).
HR: L Stanton (22, off G Perry, 2nd inn, 1 on, 0 outs to RF).
SH: J Baez (6, off G Perry).
IBB: S Braun (2, by N Briles).
TB: L Stanton 5; C Reynolds 3; S Braun 2; J Bernhardt 2; R Jones 2; P Delgado.
GIDP: S Jutze (3); D Meyer (18).
RBI: R Jones 2 (71); L Stanton 2 (78); P Delgado (1).
2-out RBI: R Jones 2.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
E: C Reynolds (23).

Texas Rangers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Gaylord Perry, L (12-12) 3.1 6 6 4 2 2 1 3.38 18 28 -0.344 0.94 -3.4
Nelson Briles 3.2 4 2 2 2 0 0 4.13 16 2 2 -0.109 0.28 -1.1
Bobby Cuellar 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 3 0 0 0.001 0.02 0.5
Team Totals 8 10 8 4 4 3 1 4.50 37 28 2 2 -0.452 0.57 -4.0

Seattle Mariners

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tom House, W (4-5) 9 6 3 3 1 3 2 4.63 36 65 0.048 0.70 1.5
Team Totals 9 6 3 3 1 3 2 3.00 36 65 0.048 0.70 1.5
Balks: None.
WP: N Briles (4).
HBP: T House 2 (4; T Harrah, C Washington).
IBB: N Briles (1; S Braun).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Ken Kaiser, 1B - Bill Deegan, 2B - Lou DiMuro, 3B - Jim McKean.
Time of Game: 2:18.
Attendance: 8,245.
Start Time Weather: In Dome.

Starting Lineups

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 1-3 0 1-- R TEX J. Beniquez T. House -18% 51% Triple; Sundberg Scores
b2 0-1 0 1-- RR SEA L. Stanton G. Perry 18% 66% Home Run; Jones Scores
t4 2-3 1 1-3 O TEX M. Hargrove T. House 11% 65% Beniquez Caught Stealing Hm (P-1B-C-3B); Washington to 2B
t1 0-0 2 --- R TEX K. Bevacqua T. House -10% 44% Home Run
b4 3-2 0 1-- SEA C. Reynolds G. Perry 9% 81% Ground-rule Double; Bernhardt to 3B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Rangers Batting, Tied 0-0, Mariners' Tom House facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O TEX M. Hargrove T. House 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 1 --- O TEX S. Alomar T. House 2% 54% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- R TEX K. Bevacqua T. House -10% 44% Home Run
t1 1-0 2 --- O TEX T. Harrah T. House 1% 45% Groundout: 3B-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Mariners 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Mariners Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' Gaylord Perry facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O SEA S. Braun G. Perry -2% 42% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-1 1 --- O SEA J. Baez G. Perry -2% 41% Lineout: 2B
b1 0-1 2 --- O SEA D. Meyer G. Perry -1% 39% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 1, Mariners 0.
Top of the 2nd, Rangers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Mariners' Tom House facing 5-6-7
t2 1-0 0 --- TEX W. Horton T. House -6% 34% Double
t2 1-0 0 -2- O TEX J. Sundberg T. House 4% 38% Flyball: CF
t2 1-0 1 -2- O TEX J. Beniquez T. House 3% 41% Flyball: CF
t2 1-0 2 -2- TEX B. Wills T. House -2% 39% Single to 3B; Horton to 3B
t2 1-0 2 1-3 O TEX C. Washington T. House 5% 44% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Mariners 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Mariners Batting, Behind 0-1, Rangers' Gaylord Perry facing 4-5-6
b2 0-1 0 --- SEA R. Jones G. Perry 4% 48% Walk
b2 0-1 0 1-- RR SEA L. Stanton G. Perry 18% 66% Home Run; Jones Scores
b2 2-1 0 --- O SEA J. Bernhardt G. Perry -2% 64% Groundout: 3B-1B
b2 2-1 1 --- SEA C. Reynolds G. Perry 2% 66% Walk
b2 2-1 1 1-- O SEA S. Jutze G. Perry -2% 64% Flyball: CF; Reynolds to 2B
b2 2-1 2 -2- O SEA P. Delgado G. Perry -3% 61% Strikeout
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Mariners 2.
Top of the 3rd, Rangers Batting, Behind 1-2, Mariners' Tom House facing 1-2-3
t3 1-2 0 --- O TEX M. Hargrove T. House 3% 64% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 1-2 1 --- O TEX S. Alomar T. House 2% 66% Flyball: LF
t3 1-2 2 --- TEX K. Bevacqua T. House -1% 64% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball)
t3 1-2 2 1-- TEX T. Harrah T. House -2% 62% Hit By Pitch; Bevacqua to 2B
t3 1-2 2 12- O TEX W. Horton T. House 5% 67% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Rangers 1, Mariners 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Mariners Batting, Ahead 2-1, Rangers' Gaylord Perry facing 1-2-3
b3 2-1 0 --- SEA S. Braun G. Perry 6% 73% Double to LF
b3 2-1 0 -2- SEA J. Baez G. Perry 6% 78% Fielder's Choice P/Sacrifice Bunt; Braun to 3B
b3 2-1 0 1-3 ROO SEA D. Meyer G. Perry -4% 74% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B; Braun Scores/No RBI
b3 3-1 2 --- SEA R. Jones G. Perry 1% 75% Single to CF
b3 3-1 2 1-- O SEA L. Stanton G. Perry -2% 73% Strikeout Looking
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 1, Mariners 3.
Top of the 4th, Rangers Batting, Behind 1-3, Mariners' Tom House facing 6-7-8
t4 1-3 0 --- TEX J. Sundberg T. House -4% 69% Walk
t4 1-3 0 1-- R TEX J. Beniquez T. House -18% 51% Triple; Sundberg Scores
t4 2-3 0 --3 O TEX B. Wills T. House 6% 57% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 2-3 1 --3 TEX C. Washington T. House -3% 54% Hit By Pitch
t4 2-3 1 1-3 O TEX M. Hargrove T. House 11% 65% Beniquez Caught Stealing Hm (P-1B-C-3B); Washington to 2B
t4 2-3 2 -2- O TEX M. Hargrove T. House 4% 69% Lineout: 2B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Mariners Batting, Ahead 3-2, Rangers' Gaylord Perry facing 6-7-8
b4 3-2 0 --- SEA J. Bernhardt G. Perry 3% 72% Single to LF
b4 3-2 0 1-- SEA C. Reynolds G. Perry 9% 81% Ground-rule Double; Bernhardt to 3B
b4 3-2 0 -23 O SEA S. Jutze G. Perry -5% 77% Foul Flyball: 1B
b4 3-2 1 -23 R SEA P. Delgado G. Perry 8% 85% Single to CF; Bernhardt Scores; Reynolds to 3B; Delgado to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm
Nelson Briles replaces Gaylord Perry pitching
b4 4-2 1 -23 SEA S. Braun N. Briles 0% 85% Intentional Walk
b4 4-2 1 123 RR SEA J. Baez N. Briles 9% 94% Fielder's Choice SS; Reynolds Scores/Adv on E6 (throw)/unER; Delgado Scores/No RBI/unER; Braun to 3B; Baez to 2B
b4 6-2 1 -23 O SEA D. Meyer N. Briles -2% 92% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 6-2 2 -23 RR SEA R. Jones N. Briles 5% 97% Single to CF; Braun Scores/Team unER; Baez Scores/Team unER
b4 8-2 2 1-- SEA L. Stanton N. Briles 0% 97% Single to RF; Jones to 2B
b4 8-2 2 12- O SEA J. Bernhardt N. Briles -0% 96% Lineout: 3B
5 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 8.
Top of the 5th, Rangers Batting, Behind 2-8, Mariners' Tom House facing 2-3-4
t5 2-8 0 --- O TEX S. Alomar T. House 1% 97% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 2-8 1 --- O TEX K. Bevacqua T. House 0% 98% Foul Flyball: 1B
t5 2-8 2 --- O TEX T. Harrah T. House 0% 98% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 8.
Bottom of the 5th, Mariners Batting, Ahead 8-2, Rangers' Nelson Briles facing 7-8-9
b5 8-2 0 --- SEA C. Reynolds N. Briles 0% 98% Single to P
b5 8-2 0 1-- OO SEA S. Jutze N. Briles -1% 98% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
b5 8-2 2 --- O SEA P. Delgado N. Briles -0% 97% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 8.
Top of the 6th, Rangers Batting, Behind 2-8, Mariners' Tom House facing 5-6-7
t6 2-8 0 --- TEX W. Horton T. House -1% 96% Single to CF
t6 2-8 0 1-- O TEX J. Sundberg T. House 1% 97% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 2-8 1 1-- O TEX J. Beniquez T. House 1% 98% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 2-8 2 1-- O TEX B. Wills T. House 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 8.
Bottom of the 6th, Mariners Batting, Ahead 8-2, Rangers' Nelson Briles facing 1-2-3
Tom Grieve replaces Claudell Washington playing LF batting 9th
b6 8-2 0 --- SEA S. Braun N. Briles 0% 99% Walk
b6 8-2 0 1-- SEA J. Baez N. Briles 0% 99% Wild Pitch; Braun to 2B
b6 8-2 0 -2- O SEA J. Baez N. Briles -0% 99% Foul Flyball: 1B
b6 8-2 1 -2- OO SEA D. Meyer N. Briles -0% 98% Line Drive Double Play: 3B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 8.
Top of the 7th, Rangers Batting, Behind 2-8, Mariners' Tom House facing 9-1-2
t7 2-8 0 --- O TEX T. Grieve T. House 1% 99% Strikeout
t7 2-8 1 --- O TEX M. Hargrove T. House 0% 99% Groundout: 1B unassisted
Keith Smith pinch hits for Sandy Alomar (SS) batting 2nd
t7 2-8 2 --- O TEX K. Smith T. House 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 8.
Bottom of the 7th, Mariners Batting, Ahead 8-2, Rangers' Nelson Briles facing 4-5-6
John Ellis replaces Jim Sundberg playing C batting 6th
Jim Mason replaces Keith Smith (PH) playing SS batting 2nd
b7 8-2 0 --- O SEA R. Jones N. Briles -0% 99% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b7 8-2 1 --- O SEA L. Stanton N. Briles -0% 99% Flyball: CF
b7 8-2 2 --- SEA J. Bernhardt N. Briles 0% 99% Single to 3B
b7 8-2 2 1-- O SEA C. Reynolds N. Briles -0% 99% Groundout: SS unassisted/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Rangers 2, Mariners 8.
Top of the 8th, Rangers Batting, Behind 2-8, Mariners' Tom House facing 3-4-5
t8 2-8 0 --- O TEX K. Bevacqua T. House 0% 100% Flyball: LF
t8 2-8 1 --- R TEX T. Harrah T. House -1% 99% Home Run
t8 3-8 1 --- O TEX W. Horton T. House 0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 3-8 2 --- O TEX J. Ellis T. House 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 3, Mariners 8.
Bottom of the 8th, Mariners Batting, Ahead 8-3, Rangers' Bobby Cuellar facing 8-9-1
Bobby Cuellar replaces Nelson Briles pitching
Kurt Bevacqua moves from RF to 3B
Dave May replaces Toby Harrah (3B) playing RF batting 4th
b8 8-3 0 --- O SEA S. Jutze B. Cuellar -0% 99% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 8-3 1 --- O SEA P. Delgado B. Cuellar -0% 99% Strikeout
b8 8-3 2 --- O SEA S. Braun B. Cuellar -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 3, Mariners 8.
Top of the 9th, Rangers Batting, Behind 3-8, Mariners' Tom House facing 7-8-9
t9 3-8 0 --- O TEX J. Beniquez T. House 0% 100% Strikeout Looking
t9 3-8 1 --- O TEX B. Wills T. House 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 3-8 2 --- O TEX T. Grieve T. House 0% 100% Foul Flyball: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Rangers 3, Mariners 8.

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